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3565 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
+1 925-299-8700
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“short ribs” (13 reviews)
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3565 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The garden entrance and building itself set the stage for what waits inside. Several dining rooms offer diverse options from cozy to romantic to stimulating if you choose the large main area with a view of the kitchen. The menu offers a wide variety, many...More

Thank 5familytravelers6030
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were four family members enjoying dinner at Postino. Our server, Jesus, was charming and professional. I ordered a Cesar salad, and a dish of creamy polenta dish with several different kinds of sautéed mushrooms. It was delicious. It is always a treat to dine...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As you walk through the charming hedge and onto the grounds of Postino, you and your date are in for a treat. The charming grounds are quite inviting leading up to a beautiful rustic brick building. Our table we had reserved for 6:30 was immediately...More

Thank Janet O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is elegant, yet also very romantic. There are several different dining areas (some with fireplaces) inside a historic building and an outside dining patio is also available. There was live guitar music that was very nice. The menu includes steak, seafood, duck, and...More

Thank dragonrees
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Atmosphere is comforting rustic Italian countryside, several connected yet distinct areas. Main dining area contains the open preparation/kitchen, which adds relaxing yet informal elegance to experience. Top notch rib eye, eggplant Parmesan, braised short ribs, classic Caesar salad, excellent salmon. Great selection of wine. It...More

Thank lamorinda2017
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The lunch menu for the winter is not extensive but had good selections. Service was good. They let us linger after our meal which made for an enjoyable time. Parking was an issue however.

Thank June K
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The menu is limited but whatever you choose will be delicious! Our group tried several entrees and everyone was very pleased. They accommodated a group of 12 easily with excellent service. The tile floors make the rooms a little noisy. The cost of drinks drove...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We were four good friends meeting for a “before Christmas” dinner. Our server, Jesus, was charming and professional. I had a Cesar salad and clams. It was all very tasty. One of my friend ordered a vegetarian dish with eggplant, one had a pasta dish...More

Thank reise-tanta-di
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The newspaper for whom I write held its annual holiday luncheon at Postino and the experience was first class. Normally when a big group dines anywhere, the food is just ho hum, but at Postino the food is a first rate culinary hum dinger. A...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Valet parking is just the first touches that will greet you in this fine dining establishment. Whether you are dining for business or for couples the food is excellent and the service impeccable.

Thank Ed H
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Ginny L
25 March 2017|
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Response from saolsen11 | Reviewed this property |
I would do as Rich suggests. Call the restaurant and ask . . . :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3565 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
    (Lafayette Circle)
  • Public Transportation: The Lafayette Bart station is 2 blocks north of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-299-8700
  • E-mail
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